Skip to content

Easy Prey Podcast

Preventing Identity Theft with Adam Levin

At some point in our life we will encounter a cyber intrusion, either through somewhere we have done business or because we are targeted as an individual. It is important to know how to prevent identity theft as well as how to respond if you’ve already been compromised.  Today’s guest is Adam Levin. As a…

[Read More]

10 Reasons We Became Easy Targets for Coronavirus Scams

Con artists are always on the prowl for their next victims, every day of year. More than that, the scammers look for new opportunities to launch more schemes. They were busy with new schemes in 2020, when we were all easy targets for coronavirus scams.

[Read More]
Managing Credit Cards

Alert! Managing Credit Cards Should be Your Focus.

Managing credit cards is the key to good credit. It’s more important than low rates and credit limits. Still, most people get in credit trouble.

[Read More]

Psychopaths and Self-Protection with Mike Mandel

Most of us would not consider ourselves to be an easy target for a predator. But we may be communicating signs that we’re unaware of. Today’s guest is Mike Mandel. Mike’s career has covered many different fields from stage performer, trainer, psychotherapist, martial arts instructor, writer, and corporate speaker. Mike is a renowned hypnotist with…

[Read More]

Privacy by Design with Nishant Bhajaria

Data privacy has often been an after-thought in software and platform development. Data breaches have increased consumer awareness and laws such as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act) have been enacted. Programmers and engineers need to think about what data they are collecting, how it is being stored and accessed,…

[Read More]

Surviving a Romance Scam with Debby Montgomery Johnson

Many are resigned to stay silent about the pain of being scammed, but today’s guest helps empower others by vulnerably communicating her experience and sharing specific warning signs. Today’s guest is Debby Montgomery Johnson. Debby is founder of The Woman Behind the Smile, Inc. She is a best-selling author, international speaker, entrepreneur, podcast host, former…

[Read More]
Credit Skimming

Credit Card Skimmers Siphon Card Numbers at Gas Pumps

If you use your credit or debit card at a gas pump, it’s possible that one day you’ll get a surprise. Why? Because your card’s details could be stolen, captured and sold on the internet. Not by the gas company or the friendly person working inside. But by criminals who put credit card skimmers (or shimmers) right at the gas pump’s card reader.

[Read More]
Easy Prey Podcast - Short Term Rental Scams with J. Massey

Short Term Rental Scams with J. Massey

Many of us love traveling, but safety and security are usually a concern in the back of our minds especially if we are traveling with our family.  So how do we stay safe and secure when we are traveling? J. teaches us what red flags to look for when reserving and staying with Airbnb. With…

[Read More]